Vijayalakshmi (Kannada actress)
|Other names||Vijaylakshmi, Vijayalaxmi, Viji|
Vijayalakshmi was born in a Iyengar family in Chennai and did her studies in Tamil Nadu. Vijayalakshmi acted in nearly 40 films in her career. She has acted in nearly 25 Kannada films. During her stint as an actress, she was recognized for her beauty and performance. She debuted in ace director T. S. Nagabharana's film Nagamandala. The first film of Vijayalakshmi was Nagamandala, based on a folk tale, opposite Prakash Raj. She acted in the Tamil films Friends along with Vijay and Surya, and Soori, of which the former was a big hit. She returned to the Tamil film industry again with the comedy film Boss Engira Bhaskaran, which became one of 2010's biggest successes. In Telugu, she was recognized in the film Hanuman Junction.She has also acted in one Malayalam film with Mohanlal 'Devadoothan'
She has also acted in quite a few Tamil television serials. She also was an anchor of the game show Bangarada Bete, produced by Radaan Media Works.
Presently Vijayalakshmi is residing in Chennai,and has come back to Bengaluru where she had earlier pursued her studies. In 2006, it was reported that Vijayalakshmi attempted suicide by overdosing on sleeping pills after being harassed by an assistant director who wanted to marry her. The decision came at the end of a difficult year for her in which her father also had died, but she survived and recovered thereafter. However, in November 2006, she announced her engagement to actor Srujan Lokesh, with the wedding pencilled in for March 2007, after three years of dating. In a turn of events, the engagement was broken off.
|1998||Bhoomi Thayiya Chochchala Maga||swapna||Kannada|
|Punjabi House||Malayalam||Uncredited role|
|Durgada Huli||Kannada||Cameo appearance|
|Patre Loves Padma||Kannada|
|2010||Boss Engira Bhaskaran||Nandhini||Tamil|
|2016||Kadha Solla Porom||Amudha||Tamil|
|2017||Meesaya Murukku||Adhi's mother||Tamil|
Suryavamsham (Telugu serial-Gemini TV)
- Chellamay (TV series) - Gayathri
- Bangarada Bete - host (Udaya TV)
- Vasantham - Akeela (Sun TV)
- Mundhanai Mudhichu - Nandhini (Sun TV)
- Vaazhvai Maatralam Vaanga - host
- V Lakshmi (8 November 2010). "I'm a pure Tamilian: Vijayalakshmi". The Times of India. Retrieved 25 March 2014.
- "ஸ்பெஷல்ஸ்". filmibeat.com. 5 February 2004. Retrieved 22 July 2017.
- "ஹீரோயின்". filmibeat.com. 5 February 2004. Retrieved 22 July 2017.
- V Lakshmi (30 October 2010). "Vijayalakshmi's back in action". The Times of India. Retrieved 25 March 2014.
- "Vijayalakshm's suicide attempt shocking - Kannada Movie News". Indiaglitz.com. 24 August 2006. Retrieved 25 March 2014.
-  Archived 31 January 2010 at the Wayback Machine
- "Vijayalakshmi, Srujan Lokesh tie the knot". Oneindia Entertainment. 6 November 2006. Retrieved 25 March 2014.